Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portage, Portage Glacier (PATO)

Lat: 60.78°NLon: 148.83°WElev: 95ft.

Overcast

38°F

3°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.61 in (1002.7 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 18 Oct 8:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Whittier AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 4am.  Low around 35. East wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain before 7am, then rain and snow between 7am and 10am, then rain after 10am. The rain and snow could be heavy at times.  High near 46. East wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers before 7pm, then rain after 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 38. East wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 46. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the evening.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly after 4pm.  High near 45. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain.  Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 4am. Low around 35. East wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Rain before 7am, then rain and snow between 7am and 10am, then rain after 10am. The rain and snow could be heavy at times. High near 46. East wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
Showers before 7pm, then rain after 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 38. East wind 40 to 45 mph, with gusts as high as 65 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 46. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the evening.
Thursday
Rain, mainly after 4pm. High near 45. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Rain. Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Whittier AK
 60.78°N 148.84°W (Elev. 157 ft)
7:39 pm AKDT Oct 18, 2021
10pm AKDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm AKDT Oct 25, 2021
 
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